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Looted antiquities for sale by Islamic State | Archaeology News Network

Looted antiquities for sale by Islamic State | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Islamic State has burned ancient manuscripts and sold historical artifacts on the black market, an Iraqi official told an archaeological conference...

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Photos de la vie de village dans les monts Taihang | French China

Photos de la vie de village dans les monts Taihang | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dans ses œuvres photographiques « Dans les villages éloignés de montagne », le photographe Wang Shuzhou décrit les personnes et relate leur vie dans les villages des monts Taihang (Chine du Nord),comme elle se passait dans les années 1980, ce qu'on...

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Exposition : Hong Kong en miniature | French China

Exposition : Hong Kong en miniature | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Vieux quartiers, anciennes résidences, centres commerciaux modernes…Découvrez Hong Kong à travers ces 28 maquettes miniatures de la ville...

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François Hollande défend le patrimoine menacé par Daech au Louvre | Le Figaro

François Hollande défend le patrimoine menacé par Daech au Louvre | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le président de la République va se rendre, mercredi 18 mars, au département des Antiquités orientales du musée parisien, pour la sauvegarde des biens culturels mis en danger par le terroristes islamistes...

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Conclave to seek solutions for public libraries | The Times Of India

Conclave to seek solutions for public libraries | The Times Of India | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A conference-cum-workshop in the national capital beginning on March 17 will discuss how public libraries can be regained as public places for seeking information and knowledge...

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Historic samurai hangout finds new life as museum | The Asahi Shimbun

Historic samurai hangout finds new life as museum | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

NIKKO, Tochigi Prefecture--Steeped in a rich history complete with sword-bearing warriors, a structure here that went on to become the first Western-style resort hotel in Japan is set to open this month as a museum...

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Chine: une impressionnante collection de 150 lits des dynasties Ming et Qing | French China

Chine: une impressionnante collection de 150 lits des dynasties Ming et Qing | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Lin Zeliu, 44ans, a passé ces 25 dernières années à constituer une impressionnante collection de 150 lits des dynasties Ming et Qing, d'une valeur de plusieurs millions de yuans...

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Famous scroll depicting death of Buddha on display at Kyoto temple | The Asahi Shimbun

Famous scroll depicting death of Buddha on display at Kyoto temple | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

KYOTO--A towering early 15th century scroll depicting Buddha's death is being shown here during this year's memorial service to commemorate "the enlightened one’s" passing...

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Ota museum exhibition shows looking 'kawaii' in old days was a lot more work than now | The Asahi Shimbun

Ota museum exhibition shows looking 'kawaii' in old days was a lot more work than now | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Veronique van Wessen was wowed by the cute Japanese fashionistas she saw parading around Tokyo’s hip Harajuku district...

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‘Life of Cats’ Spotlights a Centuries-Old Fascination in Japan | The New York Times

‘Life of Cats’ Spotlights a Centuries-Old Fascination in Japan | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An exhibition at Japan Society shows how cats became fixtures in art, literature and folklore...

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Hiroshi Sugimoto to build ambitious new art complex | Art Media Agency

Hiroshi Sugimoto to build ambitious new art complex | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto is to open a new art complex in Japan’s Sagami Bay by 2017. The ambitious project will be home to Sugimoto’s non-profit organisation, Odawara Art Foundation, which was founded by the photographer in 2009...

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Exhibition at Leo Gallery reflects the current developments of Chinese contemporary art | Artdaily.com

Exhibition at Leo Gallery reflects the current developments of Chinese contemporary art | Artdaily.com | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The title of this exhibition “Microscope” was chosen as a way to reflect the current developments of Chinese contemporary art...

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Humans adapted to living in rainforests much sooner than thought | Heritage Daily.com

Humans adapted to living in rainforests much sooner than thought | Heritage Daily.com | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An international research team has shed new light on the diet of some of the earliest recorded humans in Sri Lanka....

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‘Akira’ Creator Katsuhiro Otomo Unveils New Art at Sendai Airport | The Wall Street Journal

‘Akira’ Creator Katsuhiro Otomo Unveils New Art at Sendai Airport | The Wall Street Journal | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Manga artist Katsuhiro Otomo unveiled his new mural art at the Sendai Airport on Thursday, four years after the area was hit by the tsunami triggered by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake...

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A close look at Chinese art: an interview with Anthony Phuong, director of A2Z Art Gallery | Art Media Agency

A close look at Chinese art: an interview with Anthony Phuong, director of A2Z Art Gallery | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Anthony Phuong and his wife Ziwei are both Chinese art enthusiasts. They founded A2Z Art Gallery in 2009, with an underlying wish to democratise art and make it better understood by the Asian community in France, as well as by art novices...

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Sri Lanka's damaged heritage | The Archaeology News Network

Sri Lanka's damaged heritage | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The reclining Buddha statue in Danagirigala, Sri Lanka now only has one eye. Treasure hunters pulled out the other one. The stone pillow on which the Buddha rests his golden, curly-haired head has a hole in it...

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INDE • Un film sur le viol censuré | Courrier International

INDE • Un film sur le viol censuré |  Courrier International | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Un documentaire de la BBC, intitulé La fille de l'Inde et consacré à l'affaire du viol collectif de 2012 à New Delhi, suscite une polémique nationale. Le film a été interdit de diffusion, y compris sur YouTube, par les autorités indiennes...

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Music from the Himalayas: Nepalese folk-classical band sways capital audience | The Express Tribune (Pakistan)

Music from the Himalayas: Nepalese folk-classical band sways capital audience | The Express Tribune (Pakistan) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

ISLAMABAD: A visiting folk-classical musical band from Nepal enthralled audience with a captivating performance, at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts on Tuesday.
Nepalese Ambassador Bharat Raj Paudyal welcomed guests and introduced the band...

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Marking women’s day: Artists ‘Rediscover Female Narratives’ | The Express Tribune (Pakistan)

Marking women’s day: Artists ‘Rediscover Female Narratives’ | The Express Tribune (Pakistan) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

ISLAMABAD: A collective showcase of multi-disciplinary artists was organised to commemorate International Women’s Day at the National Art Gallery on Tuesday...

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Super Sikh, un nouveau héros en turban contre les talibans | Le Monde

Super Sikh, un nouveau héros en turban contre les talibans | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Un fan de bande dessinée installé à San Francisco et une scénariste ont décidé d'offrir aux jeunes enfants sikhs un modèle, et s'attellent à la création d'un nouveau super-héros sikh...

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The Middle East’s ancient legacy that the Islamic State cannot destroy | The Washington Post

The Middle East’s ancient legacy that the Islamic State cannot destroy | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Over the past year, the world has looked on in horror as the extremist militants of the Islamic State have set about vandalizing, smashing and bulldozing cultural antiquities that existed for thousands of years in the territory the jihadists now control.Read...

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Wang Bing, cinéaste intime et hors norme de la condition chinoise | Nonfiction

Wang Bing, cinéaste intime et hors norme de la condition chinoise | Nonfiction | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

En 2003, Wang Bing fait irruption sur la scène internationale du cinéma avec un documentaire fleuve, A l'ouest des rails, chronique de plus de 9 heures sur l'agonie d'une usine de métallurgie de Shenyang, en Mandchourie...

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Maison de Jésus à Nazareth : «C'est tout à fait plausible » | Le Figaro

Maison de Jésus à Nazareth : «C'est tout à fait plausible » | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le Dominicain Philippe Jeannin, ancien animateur et producteur du Jour du Seigneur revient sur la découverte de l'archéologue britannique Ken Dark, tout en précisant qu'une deuxième habitation du Christ a été identifiée en 2009...

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IS militants destroy ancient Hatra in northern Iraq | The Archaeology News Network

IS militants destroy ancient Hatra in northern Iraq | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Islamic State (IS) militants have destroyed ancient remains of the 2,000-year-old city of Hatra in northern Iraq, the tourism and antiquities ministry says...

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Reports of third ancient site looted by IS militants | The Archaeology News Network

Reports of third ancient site looted by IS militants | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Iraq's government is investigating reports that the ancient archaeological site of Khorsabad in northern Iraq is the latest to be attacked by the Islamic State militant group...

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Le musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac propose une sélection d'articles issus des plus grands quotidiens internationaux et de la presse culturelle.

Kiosque du Monde propose un regard sur toute l'actualité culturelle et artistique internationale, d'Afrique, des Amériques, d'Asie et d'Océanie à travers une sélection d'articles de la presse du monde entier.